Engineering News | Transport & Logistics Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/transport Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:34:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South African Express says that it is turning itself around https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-express-says-that-it-is-turning-itself-around-2019-06-14 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:36:00 +0200 522871 1560520412 1560515760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805529_resized_saexpressaircraft201010221.jpg A CRJ-700 of SA Express 511 287 AST declares maiden quartz resource, celebrates with inaugural blast https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ast-declares-maiden-quartz-resource-celebrates-with-inaugural-blast-2019-06-14 Nadine James CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Fri, 14 Jun 2019 12:42:00 +0200 522856 1560516242 1560508920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805488_resized_astsandminejune20191022jpg.jpeg Van Dykspruit Quarry 511 287 Airbus signs amended contract with launch customers for A400M airlifter https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-signs-amended-contract-with-launch-customers-for-a400m-airlifter-2019-06-14 Rebecca Campbell Aerospace and Defence Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:56:00 +0200 522845 1560507235 1560506160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805469_resized_a400m261310222.jpg An Airbus A400M 511 287 Technology integration crucial https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-will-to-present-on-integrating-technology-at-africa-rail-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521455 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802421_resized_etionintergratedsystemdisplay06191022.jpg INTEGRATION STATION Etion Digitise’s integrated system display serves as a human-machine interface for other systems in the train 511 287 Event will address challenges facing African rail industries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-will-address-challenges-of-african-rail-industries-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521163 1560239897 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801775_resized_africarailterrapinn06191022.jpg EXHIBITION BONANZA Terrapinn is expecting 250 exhibitors at Africa Rail 511 287 Government departments need to align to revive industry – RRA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-departments-need-to-align-to-revive-industry-rail-association-2019-06-14 Jessica Oosthuizen Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521630 1560239898 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802756_resized_railcreamermedia06191022.jpg RAIL’S RIGHTFUL PLACE The Railroad Association of South Africa works to promote and protect the interests of its members and the rail industry 511 287 Comair’s new CEOs to press ahead with diversification strategy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airline-group-comair-announces-new-acquisitions-and-new-ceos-2019-06-14 Rebecca Campbell Aviation – 1 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521728 1560239900 1560463200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Comair expects financial hit from 737 MAX grounding, but is filling the fleet gap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/comair-expects-financial-hit-from-737-max-grounding-but-is-filling-the-fleet-gap-2019-06-14 Rebecca Campbell Aviation – 2 Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521703 1560242390 1560463200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Industrial development funding mix can improve success https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-development-funding-mix-can-improve-success-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520913 1560500714 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802668_resized_thembaseptember1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78528_2019-05-29_camasa2_themba_-_2.mp414378121Camasa co-chair Themba September discusses certification and regulation in the aerospace industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Camasa co-chair Themba September discusses certification and regulation in the aerospace industry. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Jobs potential seen in aerospace manufacturing https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/90-of-new-advanced-manufacturing-jobs-can-be-previously-disadvantaged-people-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520924 1560500784 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801310_resized_aerosudsouthafricamdjohansteyn1022.jpg JOHAN STEYN Adherence to international quality, safety, design and manufacturing standards will lead to qualification and certification as part of international supply chains 511 287 Aviation manufacturing can be showcase for industrial stimulation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-aviation-manufacturing-can-be-showcase-for-industrial-stimulation-2019-06-14 Schalk Burger Branded profile - Camasa Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520918 1560500855 1560463200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802665_resized_johansteyn1022.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78527_2019-05-29_camasa1_johan_-_2.mp411438742Camasa co-chair Johan Steyn discusses the proposed industrial stimulation plan. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Camasa co-chair Johan Steyn discusses the proposed industrial stimulation plan. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Transnet Freight Rail Breakthrough Technologies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-freight-rail-breakthrough-technologies-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522162 1560243215 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803965_resized_gautrain20314duane.jpg 511 287 Defining the heavy-haul railway of the future https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/defining-the-heavy-haul-railway-of-the-future-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522166 1560243240 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803956_resized_ironoretrain.jpg 511 287 South Africans to prepare ‘smart heavy haul industry’ roadmap https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-to-prepare-smart-heavy-haul-industry-roadmap-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522164 1560243261 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803953_resized_dynamicaerotechinformation.jpg 511 287 Longest Production Train in the World https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/longest-production-train-in-the-world-2019-06-07 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Fri, 14 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 522161 1560408119 1560463200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803945_resized_estelleworksheettemplate.jpg 511 287 ACSA appoints new acting CFO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acsa-appoints-new-acting-cfo-2019-06-13 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:41:00 +0200 522760 1560437484 1560436860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airbus has flown flapping wing-tip scale demonstrator aircraft https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-has-flown-flapping-wing-tip-scale-demonstrator-aircraft-2019-06-13 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:56:00 +0200 522729 1560432992 1560430560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805231_resized_albatrossone011022.jpg The remotely-controlled scale-model AlbatrossOne, with unlocked wing-tips 511 287 Port of Ngqura liquid bulk tank farm commissioning on track https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/port-of-ngqura-liquid-bulk-tank-farm-commissioning-on-track-2019-06-13 Marleny Arnoldi PORTS Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:22:00 +0200 522700 1560499087 1560421320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805127_resized_portofngquranewliquidbulkterminalconstruction0620191022.jpg The 20 ha Port of Ngqura Tank Farm site has been cleared of vegetation in preparation for bulk earthworks. Platform preparation has started in the centre of the site. TNPA has already completed the main access road from the N2. 511 287 Boeing 737 Max to be flying again by December, FAA official says https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boeing-737-max-to-be-flying-again-by-december-faa-official-says-2019-06-12 Bloomberg AVIATION Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:10:00 +0200 522589 1560345631 1560345000 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Black-owned asphalt firm opens its doors in Limpopo https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/black-owned-asphalt-manufacturer-opens-its-doors-in-limpopo-2019-06-12 Irma Venter ROADS Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:48:00 +0200 522576 1560351778 1560343680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804808_resized_katemachabaandmatshelamalokamalokamachabasurfacing21022.jpg Kate Machaba and Matshela Maloka 511 287 Motorbike taxi firms rev up for race into West Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motorbike-taxi-firms-rev-up-for-race-into-west-africa-2019-06-12 Reuters TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:32:00 +0200 522553 1560335746 1560335520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Heavy Haul Game Changer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-game-changer-2019-05-29 Creamer Media Reporter Transport Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:05:00 +0200 521093 1560408094 1560330300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801696_resized_brainmonakali.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78489_2019-05-20_ihha2-hdweb_cg.mp4143804321IHHA chairperson Brian Monakali outlines the risks and opportunities posed to heavy haul railways by the unfolding Fourth Industrial Revolution. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. IHHA chairperson Brian Monakali outlines the risks and opportunities posed to heavy haul railways by the unfolding Fourth Industrial Revolution. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Joburg minibus taxi truce paves way for Soweto routes to be reopened https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joburg-minibus-taxi-truce-paves-way-for-soweto-routes-to-be-reopened-2019-06-12 News24Wire PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:27:00 +0200 522506 1560325112 1560324420 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Taxi boss killed amid violent flare-ups over Cape Town routes https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taxi-boss-killed-amid-violent-flare-ups-over-cape-town-routes-2019-06-12 News24Wire TRANSPORT Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:20:00 +0200 522502 1560325687 1560324000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Unions demand reinstatement of former CEO of SAA and purge of its board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unions-demand-reinstatement-of-former-ceo-of-saa-and-purge-of-its-board-2019-06-11 Rebecca Campbell State-owned companies Tue, 11 Jun 2019 16:01:00 +0200 522463 1560262717 1560261660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804622_resized_saa1022reuters1.jpg 511 287 PRASA must move to Public Enterprises and return to Transnet, says union https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prasa-must-move-to-public-enterprises-and-return-to-transnet-says-union-2019-06-11 Irma Venter RAIL Tue, 11 Jun 2019 11:30:00 +0200 522415 1560247712 1560245400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804495_resized_prasaphilippimay20191022.jpg Rail infrastructure in Philippi in the Western Cape 511 287 Kenya Airways proposes State-run structure as airport bid fails https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-airways-proposes-state-run-structure-as-airport-bid-fails-2019-06-11 Bloomberg AVIATION Tue, 11 Jun 2019 09:11:00 +0200 522374 1560241038 1560237060 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Numsa to picket at major airports on Tuesday over 'myriad' issues https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-to-picket-at-major-airports-on-tuesday-over-myriad-issues-2019-06-11 African News Agency AVIATION Tue, 11 Jun 2019 08:55:00 +0200 522371 1560236201 1560236100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 ParkUpp start-up monetising inner city parking https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parkupp-start-up-monetising-inner-city-parking-2019-06-10 Schalk Burger PARKING Mon, 10 Jun 2019 12:03:00 +0200 522291 1560161225 1560160980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African boat building industry holds much potential for economy, jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-boat-building-industry-holds-much-potential-for-economy-jobs-2019-06-10 African News Agency ECONOMY Mon, 10 Jun 2019 09:35:00 +0200 522228 1560152956 1560152100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Transport Minister Mbalula calls for 'stronger policing action' to curb highway truck attacks https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-minister-mbalula-calls-for-stronger-policing-action-to-curb-highway-truck-attacks-2019-06-10 African News Agency LOGISTICS Mon, 10 Jun 2019 09:34:00 +0200 522227 1560153127 1560152040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 TNPA provisionally lifts ban on marine activities at Durban port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-provisionally-lifts-ban-on-marine-activities-at-durban-port-2019-06-07 Tasneem Bulbulia PORTS Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:46:00 +0200 522195 1559915291 1559915160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804011_resized_sabelomdlalose0620191022.jpg Captain Sabelo Mdlalose 511 287 SAA board says another shareholder injection needed to see through turnaround plan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-board-says-another-shareholder-injection-needed-to-see-through-turnaround-plan-2019-06-07 Terence Creamer SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS Fri, 07 Jun 2019 14:45:00 +0200 522184 1559918850 1559911500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000803999_resized_saaactingceozukisaramasia0619reuters1022.jpg Acting SAA CEO Zukisa Ramasia 511 287 Uganda plans to restore railway after high-speed upgrade delays https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uganda-plans-to-restore-railway-after-high-speed-upgrade-delays-2019-06-07 Bloomberg RAIL Fri, 07 Jun 2019 11:56:00 +0200 522156 1559901501 1559901360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Lufthansa Technik subsidiary opens its first operation in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lufthansa-technik-subsidiary-opens-its-first-operation-in-south-africa-2019-06-07 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 521134 1559629606 1559858400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 The Concrete Institute highlights composite road benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-concrete-institute-highlights-composite-road-benefits-2019-05-23 Cameron Mackay Transport Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520617 1559824947 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000800589_resized_concretebryanperriemdconcreteinstititute1022.jpg BRYAN PERRIE South African roads are predominantly asphalt, and The Concrete Institute has been trying to make inroads for the use of concrete for roads 511 287 Company develops new concrete curing blanket https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-curing-blanket-for-concrete-developed-2019-05-22 Cameron Mackay Transport Fri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0200 520537 1559629600 1559858400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0